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Mammillaria hertrichiana
Scientific Name: Mammillaria hertrichiana Craig.
Synonym:
Family: Cactaceae
Mammillaria  hertrichiana Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9-11

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 20F (-4C)

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: Mexico (Sonora)

Growth Habits: Clumping, heads are up to 5 inches wide (13 cm)

Watering Needs: Water sparingly, needs good drainage

Propagation: Seeds


Mammillaria  hertrichiana

Mammillaria hertrichiana Lau 086 at Miles2Go

Blooming Habits:
The Mammillaria hertrichiana has deep pink 0.6 inch wide (1.5 cm) flowers, with a darker midstripe, in late winter. The flower photograph was taken in late March at the Huntington (HBG 49912).

Fruiting Habits:

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